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Three East African countries have launched an online portal in a bid to jointly market the region’s tourism products.

Citing an infrastructure project that rendered all of New York city as a Wi-Fi hotspot, the World Economic Forum says public-private partnerships are key to implementing the United Nations’ goals t

African Development Bank supports the African housing sector through Shelter Afrique
US $20-million loan approved, after a recent US $8.2-million equity injection

An analysis by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) on the readiness of EU countries to transition to smart buildings concludes that no Member State is fully prepared to take advantage of the benefits that smart building technologies will entail.

Countries in the European Union are underprepared for the influx of new technologies that will make buildings smarter, greener, and more efficient.

The World Bank Group has launched a report on improving conditions for people and businesses in Africa's cities.

The report titled "Africa's cities, Opening Doors to the World" noted that, Africa's cities must connect to the world for economic growth.

In a video conference, the World Bank Vice President for Africa, Makhtar Diop, said the African continent needs more affordable, connected and liveable cities.

In a country where people do not have so much to spend on building materials, promoters of plastic bottles for building say that such houses made from plastic are estimated to cost just about one-t

With millions of people pouring into the region's cities each year, resources are strained and disaster risks are rising.

Cities in Africa are growing rapidly and have a critical role to play in their countries’ economic growth. Improving conditions for people and businesses in African cities by aggressively investing in infrastructure and reforming land markets is the key to accelerating economic growth, adding jobs, and improving city competitiveness says this report.

The government of Equatorial Guinea has moved its headquarters from the coastal capital of Malabo to an unfinished city deep in the rainforest.

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